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PBS
Aug 24, 2010 5:30pm PDT
visits the indianapolis museum of art, now attracting visitors inside and out. >> indianapolis is kind of boring sometimes but stuff like this just brings in a whole new fresh face. you know, something bright and colorful. fun. >> lehrer: that's all ahead on tonight's newshour. major funding for the pbs newshour has been provided by: and with the ongoing support of these institutions and foundations. and... this program was made possible by the corporation for public broadcasting. and by contributions to your pbs station from viewers like you. thank you. >> lehrer: home sales dropped last month to their lowest level in more than a decade. the national association of realtors reported sales of existing homes in july fell by more than 27%. sales fell in all regions of the country, despite low mortgage rates and fire sale prices in many areas. the larger-than-expected drop in home sales led to a drop on wall street. the dow jones industrial average lost 134 points to close at 10,040. the nasdaq fell more than 35 points to close over 2,123. to help explain what's behind the housing fall, w
FOX News
Aug 4, 2010 5:00pm EDT
's like we're on tv. i take you tonight to indianapolis. they've had recent trouble with race relations after a controversial arrest back in may was made of a biracial teenager who suffered severe facial cuts and bruises in his arrest. one officer had been recommended for firing. protests for more firings have been held. let the court system work it out. if they're dirt bags, fire them. but one pastor in indianapolis had his own idea about how to deal with the tension. he came up with one of the worst ideas i think i've seen. that includes the segway. pastor james harrington of mount vernon missionary baptist church. he hatched a brilliant plan to put the indianapolis police department to the test. they invited a 17-year veteran of the force, sergeant matthew grimes to speak at the july 24 event hosted at the municipal gardens, a parks department facility in the city. sergeant grimes has done hundred of these sort of public appearances, community relations sergeant. that's what he does. pastor harrington and the park manager willard gutton planned have an altercation break out between t
PBS
Aug 31, 2010 12:00am PDT
with a roundhouse down in the snow. >> we have a screening in indianapolis. i had a great time there. tavis: how much of the success has to do with the fact that it does play well in the heartland. >> "bucket list"was a big success in the heartland. as you get older you start feeling the preciousness of life. you start cherishing it more. i want to make stories that are uplifting, so "bucket list" is uplifting because they are embracing life. i'd just like to celebrate that life experience. tavis: as we get older we focus more on our bucket list. how are you doing on it? >> when i made the movie they went to africa and the sarin getting which i always wanted to do. i got to go this summer. uganda and hiked into the mountains to see the guerrillas. tavis: anthony edwards has done great work in africa. >> he is the sweetest guy. he plays a guy who is angry which is unlike anthony. he was great to work with. tavis: good to have you on the program. that is our show for tonight. until next time, keep the faith. >> for more intermission on today's show, this is pbs.org. tavis: join me next time for a
ABC
Aug 23, 2010 6:00pm EDT
to military veterans today in indianapolis, vice president joe biden called the drawdown a milestone to be celebrated. >> drawing down our troops in iraq does not mean that we are disengaging from iraq. in fact, quite the opposite is true. we are in the process of falling on president bush's proposal for a long-term relationship. >> america's top general in iraq says that it would take a complete failure of iraqi forces to have the u.s. resume combat. >>> a hostage situation has left nine people dead. the shooter is a former policeman and was armed with an end-16 rifle. 15 people were held hostage during the 10-hour-long standoff. he killed eight people before he was shot dead. >>> thousands of people -- thousands of dead fish are found at the mouth of the mississippi river. officials are trying to figure out if the oil spill is responsible. in houston, there are hearings have begun on the oil spill. >>> it is back-to-school day for thousands of students in the metro area. for most of dc's 44,000 students, school began without a hitch. >> you cannot fix for 40 years of neglect in thr
FOX
Aug 1, 2010 11:00pm EDT
anniversary of the attack on the u.s. s indianapolis. japanese tore -- torpedos sank the ship, 55 men are still alive today. some were in attendance. >>> former vice president dick cheney is out of icu but still hospitalized in northern virginia. his daughter said he is hoping to leave the hospital this week. he had heart surgery in early july to put an artificial pump in to ease his john -- congestive heart failure. >>> and thousands attempt to break a world record but did this thriller dance do it? gwen, what do you think. >> i'm not sure, will but i'll tell you what, showers are moved out but we've got changes in your forecast coming up after the break. [ male announcer ] at pizza hut, everyone loved our $10 any pizza deal so much we decided to make even bigger changes. we've lowered the price of every pizza on our menu. so you can get your favorite pizza at a great price every day. now a large pizza with up to three of your favorite toppings is just ten bucks. or any medium specialty pizza, like a supreme pan or pepperoni lover's pizza -- just ten bucks, too. all the time. no coup
FOX News
Aug 30, 2010 9:00am EDT
at indianapolis. what led to his tragic crash and how did this happen? in minutes. are you receiving a payout from a legal settlement or annuity over 10 or even 20 years? call imperial structured settlements. the experts at imperial can convert your long-term payout into a lump sum of cash today. martha: this is a tragic story. a 13-year-old motorcycle racer died at indianapolis motor speedway, over the weekend. during a trial run, this young boy, peter lenz, fell off his bike and there are reports out there that he was waving, that he was down, and then was hit by one of the other motorcycle riders, a 12-year-old motorcycle rider in the race and, the young boy who was killed in all of this, he was from washington state, he was a rising star, in the world of motorcycle racing. >> the second rider, he hit him from behind, his bike flew up about 5 feet in the air, and they landed about 25, 30 feet, beyond him. martha: what an awful story this is, this is video taken from the web site and shows what it looked like, from the seat of his bike, the teenager took home several first place and top three fi
MSNBC
Aug 23, 2010 9:00am EDT
president goes to indianapolis to speak to the veterans of foreign wars convention. he plans to talk about iraq, the imminent withdraw of combat troops, of course. saw those dramatic pictures last week crossing the border. now we have the vice president set to speak today in indianapolis. of course, he made some controversial comments earlier this summer, walking right up to taking credit for success in the iraq war as the administration sees it. notwithstanding withdrawing them on time but success as a whole and drew scoffing from former vice president biden. meanwhile, the white house announced yesterday the white house making that address on iraq, walking a fine line between mission accomplished, he doesn't want to do that, and drawing attention to the fact that he is meeting the august 31st deadline for withdrawing come bas forces and there are still 50,000 u.s. forces remaining in iraq, at least until the end of next year, chuck. >> all right. mike viqueira in a very windy and perhaps rainy martha's vineyard and guessing no golf in the president today. thanks very much. >> reporter: d
FOX News
Aug 23, 2010 9:00am EDT
at the vfw convention in indianapolis and the president is still on vacation, this week in martha's vineyard and when he gets back to washington, we understand, one of the first orders of business will be to address the nation, on the topic of iraq and these are pictures of him vacationing there, much more coming up on this issue of iraq, and what vice president joe biden will have to say coming up on "america's newsroom." gregg: the government warning that even more eggs may be recalled, the fda does not know exactly how the eggs or chickens were contaminated, adding that we could see more eggs pulled from the she was over the next several weeks. so far, there were 1300 reported salmonella poisonings linked to eggs, from two iowa farms and both farms share the very same suppliers of chickens, and feed, and they also have ties to an iowa business, with a history of violating state and federal laws. martha: back to one of the biggest stories of the summer, there is a new and dangerous voice in the mosque debated. according to reports, opposition over plans to build an islamic center near grou
ABC
Aug 10, 2010 4:00am PDT
, 98 and indianapolis, 94. 90s from new york to new orleans. 70 in seattle. 88 in boise and 107 in phoenix. >>> and when we come back this morning, a whole new business. >> the newest recall from honda affecting hundreds of thousands of cars. >>> on top of that trouble for one flight attendant who was first off of his flight by pulling the emergency slide. details coming up. hi, may i help you? yes, i hear progressive has lots of discounts on car insurance. can i get in on that? are you a safe driver? yes. discount! do you own a home? yes. discount! are you going to buy online? yes! discount! isn't getting discounts great? yes! there's no discount for agreeing with me. yeah, i got carried away. happens to me all the time. helping you save money -- now, that's progressive. call or click today. it helps to eat calcium-rich foods like yogurt, spinach, and cheese. but calcium, vitamin d and exercise may not be enough to keep your bones strong. so ask your doctor about once-monthly boniva. boniva works with your body to help stop and reverse bone loss. studies show, after one year on
ABC
Aug 12, 2010 4:00am PDT
to the deep south. >> dallas sizzle as the 105. kansas city, 99. indianapolis, 95. 90s from new orleans to new york. 70s in pacific northwest. 83 in sacramento. and 90 in salt lake city. >>> coming up on this thursday, super bugs. a new threat from deadly bacteria that are resistant to drugs. >>> and iowa under water, some of the worst flooding. >>> and the mainstay of the sunday funnies about to say farewell. 's great new taste? today is your tast lucky day! sure, why not? isn't this the yogurt that, you know.../ helps regulate your digestive system. ooh, i think i'll pass., no, no, no! trust me.. it is beyond tasokay! mmm! wow! i can't believe it, i love it! new best tasting mmm,activia ever!ly good!/ taste it, love it, or it's free! ♪ activia to finish what you started today. for the aches and sleeplessness in between, there's new motrin pm. no other medicine, not even advil pm, is more effective for pain and sleeplessness. new motrin pm. is more effective for pain and sleeplessness. ♪ [ instrumental: uphey, max. [ announcer ] your dog's one of a kind. and now, you have the power... [ g
NBC
Aug 19, 2010 4:30am EDT
, about 87 we'll call it. indianapolis a little hotter, sunny and 92. in milwaukee, 82, cloudy and partly cloudy skies. >> we'll chat about the friday forecast coming up lynn. >> thank you. the egg recall gets bigger b.j.'s outlook gets smaller and another change on facebook. your early morning business headlines are straight ahead. >>> plus, yes, julia robberet changed to hinduism. >>> the slugger that took the game to new heights. you're watching "early today." >>> good morning, and welcome back to "early today." i'm lynn berry, and here are some of your top headlines this morning. president obama says he has, quote, no regrets about comments he made last week supporting muslims' right to build a mosque two blocks from ground zero. it comes as a new pew research poll shows one in five americans incorrectly believe the president is a muslim. just one-third of americans correctly say he is a christian, and 4 #% do not know what religion the president practices. >>> meanwhile president obama is throwing his support behind the bill to help september 11th responders that has been stalled in
NBC
Aug 19, 2010 4:00am EDT
cooler. somewhere around 90 degrees. a nice day around washington, d.c. 87. indianapolis getting a little hotter. high of 92. denver was a hot day yesterday, 89. we'll talk about the friday forecast coming up, lynn. and sooner or later the tropics will heat up. i'm just waiting. >> waiting? all right. thank you. you keep an eye on that. all right, bill. thanks. >>> well, the egg recall gets bigger, bmt j.'s outlook gets small isser and another change on facebook. your early morning business headlines are straight ahead. >>> plus, yes, julia roberts announced she's converted to hinduism but don't expect her to discuss it any more. >>> a basketball shot that takes the game to new heights. you're watching "early today." >>> good morning, and welcome back to "early today." i'm lynn berry, and here are some of your top headlines this morning. president obama says he has, quote, no regrets about comments he made last week supporting muslims' right to build a mosque two blocks from ground zero. it comes as a new but research poll shows one in five americans incorrectly believe the prot is a musl
MSNBC
Aug 22, 2010 8:00am EDT
indianapolis. overall, what is the white house message here? >> reporter: it's interesting you should bring this up, alex. we learned the president will give a speech upon returning to washington. he's on here for another week in martha's vineyard. he'll go to new orleans to observe the fifth anniversary of hurricane katrina. then he'll give an address on the iraqi troop withdrawal. it was last week they went over the kuwait border ending the combat mission that officially ends august 31st. it falls on a tuesday. we don't know what day the president is going to be speaking. tuesday is a good guess. he spoke to the american disabled veterans convention in atlanta when he said the war of the combat mission would end as promised and as on schedule. we can expect the president to reinforce that. vice president biden will be in indianapolis tomorrow to speak to the vfw about the end of the combat mission in iraq. a lot of people are quick to point out there are 50,000 american troops left in iraq. they are capable or combat ready. by all accounts the level of violence sunk there somewhat not wit
NBC
Aug 26, 2010 11:00am EDT
of them however in virginia. meanwhile, there are reports he may also be a suspect in indianapolis. >>> family and friends are remembering a fairfax teen who was electrocuted. a vigil was held last night. he was killed on tuesday night after being shocked by a high tension power line. he was about to start his senior year at fairfax high school. he was only 17 years old. >>> prince william county schools will not hire new teachers for now. they wanted to hire 180 new workers. they stopped the measure because they hadn't seen the money or approved the proposal. they passed a $249 million spending bill. >>> your time is 11:08. glenn beck is holding a rally at the lincoln memorial. the coming up, why it's draws criticism, protests and questions about his intentions. >>> also coming up, after two negative housing report this is week, we look at the health of the local housing market and our economy. >> sit down! i'm not a dude! >> and baltimore police come down hard on an >>> it has been a dismal economic week. there are more signs the recovery is stalling. new home sales fell to the s
FOX News
Aug 31, 2010 9:00am EDT
to die at indianapolis motor speedway, at 13 should he have been behind the wheel and should an adult make that call, this is a very controversial issue, and, all centers around the tragic loss of this little boy and we'll talk about it, coming up. "4 million drivers switched!" gecko water bottle... notebook... chamois... gecko: sir, i feel a little bit uncomfortable with all... you know... with all this. i mean, it's not about me. should be about how geico's the third-largest car insurance company in the nation. things like that. boss: oh, of course! we're not gonna get carried away. gecko: uh...yeah... all right as long as we don't overdo it. vo: geico. fifteen minutes could save you fifteen percent or more on car insurance. so you think your kids are getting enough vegetables? yeah, maybe not. v8 v-fusion juice gives them a full serving of vegetables plus a full serving of fruit. but it just tastes like fruit. v8. what's your number? martha: new polls out this morning show republicans have taken an unprecedented lead, this is a gallup -- gallup poll, as we head into election seaso
ABC
Aug 15, 2010 5:00am PDT
the niners are kicking off their preseason schedule in indianapolis against the colts. yesterday the giants played a huge game at at&t park against the division-leading san diego padres. >> good morning. before yesterday's game the giants had lost nine out of ten to the first place padres. their only victory comes in extra innings. they would need overtime to do it again. new edition jose did not start. he pitched in the 9th and grounded out. san diego made it 2-0 in the 50th. the giants got it in the 7th. pablo with the splash landing. his second in the last three games. the lead was cut in half. san francisco scratched out a run off that tough padre bullpen in the 8th the r.b.i. groundout and the game is tied. it stayed that way with runners in first and second. a single in the right. the throw home but it's not in time to bet pocze. giants win 3-2 and once again just two and a half games back. >> i think every win, every game important here on out, especially the way they're throwin' the ball today. >> we can win but you can do nothing like that, you know. every day, game by game, that's
ABC
Aug 30, 2010 4:00am PDT
is expected today on the body of a teenaged motorcyclist killed at the indianapolis speedway. the 13-year-old was run over by another motorcycle. the accident is sparking debate about now young is too young for the sport. stewart aiken speaks for the racers. >> these people have proven time and time again, their skills have proven that their more than ready for a track like this. absolutely. >> it was the first death at that track since an driver wasar driver was killed during a test run back in 2003. >>> we have new video of those 33 miners awaiting rescue in capitol hilly. the men seem to be mostly in good spiriteds. they say things have improved since beginning to receive water and food from the surface. some of the men do appear emotional when they address their families and friends. the men will have to help move thousands of tons of rock that's expected to fall in the mining as the rescue tunnel is drilled from above. >>> well, this hasn't happened in more than 400 years, the mound sinabung volcano in indonesia is now erupting. some airports have been diverted because of poor visibi
MSNBC
Aug 30, 2010 10:00am EDT
-up lap at the indianapolis motor speedway, the youngest racer ever killed at that track. he fell after of bike and run over by another racer. he was considered a rising star in the sport. >>> did the rocket lie or misremember? now it's up to a federal court to decide alleging he lied to con grandsons when he said he never used performance enhancing substance ises. if convicted he could face up to 30 years in prison. >>> take a look at the masses that showed up on the lincoln memorial on saturday. beck wanted to focus on faith instead of politics. >> andal sharp thon staged a protest. >> they want to disgrace this date and we not giving them this date. this is our day and we ain't giving it away. >> the president and ceo of the national urban league is with us. do you think that the glen beck rally disgraced the day. >> what happens p? >> are you able to hear me? >> i lost sound. >> we're going take a break and get that re-established. we will be back with more here on msnbc ♪ [ male announcer ] we touch a lot of things throughout the day. so it's nice that clorox disinfecting product
PBS
Aug 22, 2010 10:00am PDT
for "religion & ethics news weekly" is provided by the lily endowment, an indianapolis based private family foundation dedicated to its founders' interest in religion, community development and education. additional funding by mutual of america, designing customized, individual and group retirement products, that's why we'reour retirement company.com. also by the henry luce oundion, and the corporation for public broadcasting. >>> welcome, i'm tim o'brien, sitting in for bob abernathy. thank you for joining us, a new poll this week by the ppw research center finds that the majority of americans believe that president obama is a muslim. most of them saying they got that information from the media. meanwhile, the number of people who say they know he is christian has fallen to only 34%. the laest percentage of those polled, 43% say they didn't know the president's religion, a number which has also risen from last year, researchers say these changes can be traced to attacks by opponents and on the fact that obama is not as visibly religious as his predecessors, the white house responded that t
ABC
Aug 4, 2010 2:05am PDT
in atlanta. 94 in indianapolis. around 90 for much of the northeast. 94 in salt lake city. 92 in albuquerque. and 109 in phoenix. >>> well, a long-legged beauty is strutting her stuff in the city of brotherly love. >> we're talking about this six-footer, two-week-old baby giraffe at the philadelphia zoo. she's the first baby born to the zoo's giraffe couple. she is the first giraffe born there in 13 years. mom is keeping a close eye. but dad has been separated, for now, so he can't accidentally harm the newborn. >> fans are now getting a chance to name the baby. they can cast their vote at the zoo's website. i've never seen a baby giraffe. they look exactly the same. don't they? shrunk. >>> we'll be back with more. [ female announcer ] switch to swiffer sweeper, but don't worry, he'll find someone else. ♪ who's that lady? ♪ who's that lady? ♪ sexy lady , ♪ who's that lady? [ female announcer ] swiffer sweeper's electrostatic dry cloths attract and lock dirt, dust, and hair on contact to clean 50% more than a broom. swiffer gives cleaning a whole new meaning. ♪ ouch! ow! oops! it's
ABC
Aug 10, 2010 2:05am PDT
the midwest and to the south. dallas climbs to 104. kansas city 98. indianapolis 94. 90s for much of the east coast. 70 in seattle. 85 in sacramento. and 88 in boise. >>> a beloved family pet in oregon has earned her title as man's best friend. >> missy the dachshund came to the rescue of her owner after he collapsed from a vertigo attack. missy was outside but she sensed something was wrong and ran to a neighbor's house. missy refused to leave until the neighbor followed her home. then she ran laps around the house. the neighbor called paramedics and missy's owner was saved. >> the neighbor said he knew something was wrong because missy would never leave her yard on her own. we'll be right back. a short time ago, woman suffered from around his house. these people chose freedom over restrictions. independence over limitations. they chose mobility. they chosehe scooter store. and this is the team of mobility experts who made it all happen. ii great news, you've been approved for payment. dr. cruz, i'm calling on behalf ofmarie stanford. and they can make it happen for you. hi, i'm doug harriso
ABC
Aug 4, 2010 3:05am EDT
, indianapolis and columbus. scattered showers from pittsburgh to new england. showers along the gulf coast. heavy downpours could cause flooding from new mexico to wyoming. >> 96 in boise. mostly 80s along the pacific coast. a windy 86 in the twin cities. and 91 in detroit. upper 80s in new york and boston. 96 in atlanta. 95 in the big easy. and 104 in dallas. >>> visitors are pouncing on a wildlife park in germany to get a glimpse of its new, noisy residents. >> four, rare white tiger cubs made their public debut yesterday. they are kind of cute. the cubs born 2 1/2 weeks ago were given their first medical exam. and they didn't take it lying down. instead they meowed loudly, as the vets did in fact give them a clean bill of health. >> they weigh about nine pounds. they are still waiting to be named. >>> we'll be right back. hó if you fight to sleep in the middle of the night, why go one more round ? you don't need a rematch, but a rethink. with lunesta. lunesta is thought to interact with gaba receptors associated with sleep. lunesta helps you get the restful sleep you need. lunesta has
FOX News
Aug 24, 2010 10:00pm EDT
in this economy, muncie, anderson here in indianapolis, indiana. people are hurting they know we can't borrow, spend and bail our way back to a growing economy. they want to see this administration take a dramatic step in the direction of preserving and promoting tax relief that will create jobs, embracing fiscal discipline. and abandoning this job-killing agenda, suggesting card check, passing cap and trade, maybe in the lame duck they continue to advance. fret get one of the problems is regretly the is a product of the american psyche. if we are all excited and think we are on the road to recovery chances are we are going to spend. if everyone talks about doom and gloom and we see existing house sales plummet 27%, it is hard to get us all sort of whooped up so we go out and buy. besides the usual tax program, extending the bush tax cuts that i know the republican party wants. what is it that you could do to turn it around? people truly are hurting. quickly, we need to turn stuff around for people. >> look, the enemy of our prosperity is uncertainty. i had a small business jobs forum in ande
FOX News
Aug 25, 2010 10:00pm EDT
of the electorate. >> greta: karl, thank you. enjoy indianapolis. >> i will. >> greta: dana perino will talk about the palin effect. and why are some in texas worried about backdoor amnesty? do the feds have a plan you have not heard about? >> for the first time tiger woods' now ex-wife is talking. stay right here. 0 to 60? or 60 to 0? [ tires screech ] the quarter mile, or a quarter century? is performance about the joy of driving? or the importance... of surviving. to us, peormance is not about doing one thing well. it is about doing everything well. because in the end... everything matters. the best or nhing. that is what drives us. see your authorized mercedes-benz dealer fo exceptional offers on the c-class. >> greta: it is neck-and-neck nail-biter in alaska still waiting for election results between incumbent lisa murkowski and tea party favorite joe miller endorsed by governor sarah palin. miller holds a razor thin lead but will the palin effect give the underdog a win? dana perino joins us live. i threw the question also at your former colleague karl. i'm curious, the palin effect that is
FOX News
Aug 9, 2010 2:00am EDT
nomination. joining us from indianapolis is the governor of indiana, mitch daniel. your state's private sector added 46,000 jobs this year. a growth rate of 2% which is triple the national average. what should washington be doing to boost hiring in the private sector? >> washington should be doing everything it possibly can because vibrant economic growth of a sustained nature and over and at a rate that we have rarely if ever seen is our only chance of keeping the terrifying deficits that we are now looking at from getting even worse. here in indiana we have done everything we know how and this preceded the recession, to try to build the best sandbox in america, lower the cost of doing business. keep taxes down particularly in this recession. make regulation fair and consistent and try to have the most inviting climate anywhere for jobs and investment. i'm hopeful national policy will take the same direction. >> chris: what about more stimulus? they are are going to pass in the house and senate the president this new bill i think it is $26 billion more state aid, keep teachers hired an
FOX News
Aug 3, 2010 5:00am EDT
donating a million and a half dollars to establish a foundation that would help a hospital in indianapolis which treats children with life-threatening diseases. he's a pate . congressman weiner got upset over his peers voting down new health care money. when asked about his passionate display mr. weiner said this. >> sometimes things make you angry. i don't have any regret to showing my anger. you got people on fox news acting angry when they are not. bill: of course fox news has nothing to do with mr. weiner's issue but he has to throw us in there. it makes him a pinhead. also, spout off from anywhere in the world, oreilly@foxnews.com. name a town if you wish to opine. when writing to the factor do not be spurious. again, thanks for watching i am bill o'reilly please remember the spin stops right here, because we are definitely looking out for definitely looking out for you. >> top of the morning to you on a tuesday, august 3rdrd. i'm gretchen carlson. thanks for sharing your time today. is it an act of sincerity or a distraction tactic? the backers of the controversial ground zero mosqu
NBC
Aug 16, 2010 6:00am PDT
in indianapolis. this is their winning performance. awesome. congratulations. >> fantastic. >>> some local universities getting graded on how well they teach your kids. kristen dahlgren is live in washington wearing her college spectacles and a look at which northern california colleges will make the grade. surprising numbers this morning. >> reporter: yeah. they really are. i'm sure a lot of these universities are not going to be happy with this latest report card. the report is titled what will they learn. it looked at more than 700 universities across the country, they looked at how well or how many of these required core curriculum courses do they make students take before they graduate. they looked at seven key subjects, math, history, science, literature, foreign language, composition and economics. what they found was students have these huge knowledge gaps. they gave more than 60% of the schools they looked at less than a "c" or below. so, let's look and see how some of the local schools did. uc berkeley, davis, santa cruz came in with fs on requiring one of those subjects or none
MSNBC
Aug 23, 2010 3:00pm EDT
in august, an engineering firm agreed to pay $52 million to survivors of the indianapolis bridge collapse. 13 people died, 145 more were injured. >>> the new facility overseeing the gulf oil claims takes over the 20 billion fund today, ken fienberg says the funds will be more generous than from any court. he says it makes more sense to settle than to sue. anyone who receives a settlement gives up the right to sue. >>> rectal cancer has grown by nearly 4% a year among the under 40 crowd, but scientists have yet to figure out why. new gift card rules go into effect today, from now on any new gift cards won't expire from the last date of purchase or from the last day money was added to the car. an inactivity charge may be used if the card hasn't been used in at least a year. >>> of course the ongoing finding does have a high cost, five more americans died in just the past two days. the pentagon is spending $100 million each on three air bases. >>> nbc's jim miklaszewski joins me now live from the pentagon. do these expanded air bases signal some sort of long-term state for those in afghanist
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